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Wild sign veteran defenseman Jordie Benn to 1-year deal

Aug. 27, 2021 20:53 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild signed defenseman Jordie Benn to a one-year, $900,000 contract on Friday, adding another veteran option after an offseason of change on the blue line. The 34-year-old Benn had one goal, nine assists and a plus-7 rating over 39...

Wild agree to terms with defenseman Jon Merrill

Jul. 29, 2021 22:31 PM EDT

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild agreed to terms Thursday with defenseman Jon Merrill on a one-year, $850,000 contract, the third veteran they've added to the blue line in free agency. The 29-year-old Merrill had five assists and 70 blocked shots in 49 games...

Hurricanes sign D-man DeAngelo, goalies Andersen and Raanta

Jul. 28, 2021 20:16 PM EDT

Tony DeAngelo says he's learned from mistakes that have dotted his career and even had the New York Rangers paying him to to go away. The Carolina Hurricanes were willing to take a risk and find out if it's all more than just words. The Hurricanes...